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Chillicothe Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #261485

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Location
Chillicothe, Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Destroyed by ice jam & replaced by a new bridge
History
Destroyed by ice jam March 4th 1949, Replaced 1951
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.08700, -92.52575   (decimal degrees)
41°05'13" N, 92°31'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/539832/4548523 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chillicothe
Inventory number
BH 57375 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 28, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Destroyed by ice jam"
  • July 27, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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Chillicothe Bridge
Posted July 28, 2013, by Anonymous

This bridge was destroyed by an ice jam in 1949